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Retail Sales volume dips

Retail Sales, June 2015: ONS

  • Compared with May 2015, the quantity bought in the retail industry was estimated to have decreased by 0.2%. Falls were reported by predominantly food stores, other stores, household goods stores and petrol stations.
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Demand for Prime Retail Space in H1 2015 Comes from Healthy Mix of Domestic and Global Brands

Online portals multiply, while prime markets do not see new retail center completions in H1 2015

New retail space addition remained negligible during the first six months of this year. 593 more words

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The Undercover Analyst - Checking the Numbers on Mobile Phone Stores

It’s time for another of my regular checks on high street operators in association with retail analysis experts ShopperTrak. This time I’m looking at mobile phone stores, a category we’ve seen explode over the past 10-15 years and one which has come to dominate our high streets. 1,598 more words

High Streets

Hope or Hype? - Why I Never Trust Economic Reports

Economic reports seem to be like buses. You wait for ages and then four turn up at once.  Last week they seemed to leave the depot together, all promising to take us somewhere nice for the summer. 857 more words

High Streets

Negative inflation

Consumer Price Inflation, April 2015: ONS

  • The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) fell by 0.1% in the year to April 2015, compared to no change (0.0%) in the year to March 2015.
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Cafés and the British High Street

A recent report produced by Prof Neil Wrigley and Dr Dionysia Lambiri, ‘British High
Streets to recovery? A comprehensive review of the evidence’ as part of an Economic and Social Research Council Project (commissioned by the Government’s advisory group the… 736 more words

Cafe Culture

Understanding Scottish Places: O wad some Pow'r the giftie gie us to see oursels as ithers see us

Scotland is a country of towns; more than 55% of the Scottish population lives in towns and they are a distinctive feature of the country through their townscapes, functions and activities. 790 more words

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